Official State of Rhode Island website
For information about Medicaid Renewals, please visit https://staycovered.ri.gov/
Please note Call Center hours for the week of Thanksgiving. The Call Center will be open normal business hours on Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday, Nov. 20-22. The Call Center will be closed on Thursday in observance of the Thanksgiving holiday, though self-service options will remain accessible, including the Customer Portal (healthyrhode.ri.gov), and mobile app. The Call Center will not take incoming calls on Friday for processing work, normally completed on Wednesdays. Please plan accordingly and Happy Thanksgiving!
Have you moved in the past three years? Have you gotten a new phone number or email address? If your contact information is out of date, you might miss important information regarding your Medicaid benefits. Stay connected to health coverage, and update your contact information today! Click here for more information. You can access your account online at https://healthyrhode.ri.gov.
ebtEDGE will never call or text you to ask for your personal information, card number or PIN. Do not share your information with anyone. Protect yourself by changing your PIN frequently -- using a different PIN each time -- or by freezing your card.
Rhode Island residents who are age 18 and over can apply for GPA. To be eligible, a person must:
Once eligibility is determined for GPA applicants, initial eligibility:
In order to receive GPA for a period greater than twelve (12) months, individuals must re-apply for General Public Assistance.
Here is a helpful checklist for families and individuals applying for GPA-Burial
GPA Burial Application Fillable Form
Here is a helpful checklist to help funeral homes with GPA-Burial assistance
GPA Burial Funeral Home Checklist Fillable Form
Find out how to appeal here.
Call 1-855-MY-RIDHS (1-855-697-4347) or TTY 1-800-745-5555 (for hearing impaired).